The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Engineer
Rank 52 47 39
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 4 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.27% 0.68% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 0.69% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Average salary £46,500 £41,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.41% -13.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,700 £40,200 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,300 £41,800 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -6.66%
Network Security Engineer
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
307 288 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 97.77% 98.29% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 278 282 192
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer in the job title across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Network Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer across the Bedford region.

Network Security Engineer Salary Trend in Bedford

Network Security Engineer
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Network Security Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Network Security Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Check Point Certification
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) Network Management
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) CCDP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) CCSA
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) OSPF
4 1 (25.00%) BGP
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (25.00%) CCSE
4 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) tcpdump

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Network Security Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Network Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) tcpdump
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Network Management
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Check Point Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCSA
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CCDP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CCSE
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft